Landscape Design for Architectural Style: United States original styles
This thorough guide, the second of two volumes, displays and discusses American original architecture, including Pueblo, Spanish Revival, Ranch, Cabin, Craftsman, Prairie, Cape Cod, and the Mediterranean influence. Over 320 beautiful, color photos and 96 line drawings illustrate possibilities and display the implemented landscapes. For each architectural style, descriptions of colors, materials, and unique features are given. Site elements include the paving, walls, fences, trellises, shade covers, water features, fire features, seating, and garden art. This book is a must wherever landscape design is discussed, imagined, and implemented.
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Adirondack adobe American arch ARCHITECTURAL DESIGN architectural style Background mass barrel tile Bougainvillea brick California Sycamore Canary Island Palm canopy ceramic tile Coast Live Oak columns construction Courtesy of Peter Craftsman style create cut stone decorative DESIGN Feature Integration diagonal eaves elements Feature Design Concepts fireplace flagstone fogon Foreground formed concrete Frank Lloyd Wright gable roof garden art geometric Groundcover hardscape horizontal landscape design Limonium perezii Log Cabin ltalian lumber Mediterranean style Midground Mission style modular units Monterey Monterey Pine native natural color concrete natural concrete ornamentation parapet patterns Peter Beers pilasters Pine Pinus planking plant palette Planting Design Concept Platanus porch posts Prairie style Pueblo style rail Ranch style rectangular river rock Shade Cover Design Shrubs simple Spanish architecture Spanish Colonial Spanish Revival Spanish style square structure stucco style planting sub-style Swiss Chalet Tree Trellis Design trellises trim Vine Western Redbud wood siding wrought iron Xylosma